Sustainability report

The sustainability report for 2014 is now available.
Social accountability is defined as our ability to document our sustainability and social responsibility. In order to document our efforts Elkem publishes a sustainability report annually. You may download it in pdf-format here.

Vision and values

Elkem’s mission is to contribute to a sustainable future by providing advanced silicon and carbon solutions, creating value for our stakeholders globally. We believe that safe and eco-efficient production is the only way forward and that together we can develop solutions to many of the world’s challenges.

Our locations - plants and offices

Elkem has production plants and sales offices in over 40 different locations.

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Oxford University doctoral candidates hosted at Elkem Fiskaa

As company partner of the well-renowned Oxford University’s Centre for Doctoral Training in Industrially Focused Mathematical Modelling (InFoMM), Elkem has hosted two PhD students for a 10-week visit to Elkem Fiskaa in Kristiansand. After the visit, one student decided to use the opportunity at Elkem for his complete doctoral study.

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Elkem and Bluestar Silicones International join forces

Elkem and Bluestar Silicones International (BSI) announce their formal integration into one company.
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Elkem Carbon wins safety award

Elkem Carbon Fiskaa has been awarded the 2014 Security award from the Federation of Norwegian Industries (Norsk Industri), in competition with all of the smelting plants in Norway.

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Business areas

Elkem Silicon Materials

Elkem Silicon Materials is Elkem’s largest business area and one of the world's leading suppliers of metallurgical silicon and microsilica. We deliver special products to customers in the chemical, solar, electronics, aluminium, construction, refractory and oilfield industries worldwide.

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Elkem Foundry Products

Elkem Foundry Products is the leading metal treatment solution provider to the cast iron industry and a supplier of high quality special ferrosilicons to the steel industry. Our products, supported by our experienced technical service teams, provide innovative solutions for iron foundries and steel mills worldwide. The car industry, pipe producers and engineering companies are our important customer categories. 

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Elkem Carbon

Elkem Carbon is a world leading supplier of carbon electrode materials, lining materials and specialty carbon products to metallurgical processes for the production of ferro-alloys, base metals and primary aluminium. Our facilities are located near all major markets.

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Bluestar Silicones

Bluestar Silicones is one of the foremost fully integrated silicone manufacturers in the world.
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